Category list : Theatre/perioperative
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Women most likely to have weight loss surgerySubscription
Seven out of 10 people who had weight loss surgery in Scotland over the past five years were women, according to latest figures.
An investigation has been launched after nine patients at a hospital in the North West were operated on with surgical instruments which had not been fully sterilised.
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Why do we wear face masks in theatre? Subscription
Is wearing face masks in theatre a necessity, or is it just something we do?
Who's behind the mask?Subscription
Do you know much about the role of a surgical care practitioner? Let advocate Adrian Jones fill you in …
My wife is away and I have a cold.
Helena plans to use her chief nurse junior followship to explore and tackle the issues surrounding providing care to patients with dementia in post-anaesthetic care.
Warning over obesity surgery limitSubscription
Restricting treatment for obese patients is a decision the NHS would regret in years to come, a group of surgeons has warned.